Vitamins & premixes

Steroid-free asthma hope? Vitamin E holds anti-inflammation promise: Human Trial

Finisngs showed that among mild asthmatics, vitamin E reduced sputum eosinophils and mucins – both markers of airway inflammation. ©iStock

The γ-Tocopherol isoform of vitamin E can reduce typical inflammatory features of asthma and could be a future steroid-free option for sufferers, say researchers.

The supplement is said to have anti-ageing benefits.

ChromaDex partners with Watsons to launch healthy ageing supplement in Asia

The latest paper is a response to a 2012 review of vitamin E. ©iStock

Blackmores Institute questions validity of high-profile Cochrane Review of vitamin E and mortality

President and CEO Mark Hornick believes the IPO will help Jamieson's expansion in Asia.

Canadian vitamin firm Jamieson Wellness targets Asia expansion after $300m IPO

Vitamin A deficiency during pregnancy affects learning and memory in adulthood. ©iStock

Prenatal vitamin A deficiency linked to cognitive dysfunction in adulthood: Chinese study

Blackmores former CEO Christine Holgate stepped down to head Australia Post.

Blackmores' full-year profits slump by 42%, but firm bullish over China recovery

A fermented paste of fruits, vegetables and other ingredients could prevent infectious diseases. ©iStock

Fermented functional food, Xeniji, increases immunity: Malaysian mouse study

Colorectal cancer patients were found to have lower vitamin E levels than healthy controls. ©iStock

Vitamin E deficiency may lead to increased colorectal cancer risk: Chinese meta-analysis

WGFE was shown to help increase strength, but not in men experienced in regular resistance training. ©iStock

Whey growth factor extract fails to increase muscle strength in experienced resistance trainers: RCT

Despite previous studies linking vitamin D deficiency to TB, no strong evidence of this was found in young children. ©iStock

No proven link between vitamin D deficiency and latent TB in young children: Indonesian study

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